Proudly Supporting Communities Along the Way with “A Big Helping”

Tour-beneficiary

The Big Idaho Potato Truck Tour has always had a charitable component to it. When the truck was still just an idea, albeit a big idea, the leadership at the Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) wanted to make sure the Truck made an impact on the people who lived in the markets it visited. In the first three years, the Truck has had two fantastic national charity partners who helped promote the Truck on both national and local levels and among their membership. However, we decided to create a new mission for the Truck, “A Big Helping”, that is much more meaningful and personal. During its 6-month tour, the Truck will identify charities in many of the markets it visits and offer “A Big Helping” based on the organization’s specific needs. The IPC will work with the selected charity at the event to help raise awareness, funds, food or all three for the non-profit.

Be sure to follow the Truck on its social media channels to see how the Truck is serving up “A Big Helping” across the country.

Group With Big Helping Signature Board

Woman and Child With Big Helping Signature Board

Man In Bandana With Big Helping Signature Board

2018 Recipients

West Ada Education Foundation Logo

West Ada Education Foundation

Meridian, ID
February 28, 2018
CJ Acres Animal Rescue Farm Logo

CJ Acres Animal Rescue Farm

Keystone Heights, FL
March 31, 2018
Child Advocates of Houston Logo

Child Advocates of Houston

Houston, TX
April 7, 2018
Kids on Track Logo

Kids on Track

Edmonton, AL
April 21, 2018
CampLight Logo

CampLight

Waynesboro, VA
May 24, 2018
Goodwill Logo

Goodwill

Boise, ID
March 24, 2018
Ady’s Army Logo

Ady’s Army

Birmingham, AL
April 21, 2018
WARM Logo

WARM

Westerville, OH
August 6, 2018

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